BOONE, Iowa (AP) — A volunteer firefighter in central Iowa faces up to 10 years in prison when he is sentenced next month for… More »
NEW YORK (AP) — The great comedian W.C. Fields is credited with the line, “Never work with children or animals.” He would have had trouble on Broadway this season.
There were kids at every turn — “Motown: The
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added 175,000 jobs in May, a figure that shows steady hiring but is below the more robust pace that took place during the fall and winter.
The Labor Department said Friday that the
PARIS (AP) — Pierre Mauroy, who as France’s prime minister in the early 1980s implemented radical social reforms that made life easier for French workers, has died at 84.
Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius said Mauroy died Friday in
With every phone call they make and every Web excursion they take, people are leaving a digital trail of revealing data that can be tracked by profit-seeking companies and terrorist-hunting government officials.
The price of oil made modest gains Friday ahead of the release of a key U.S. jobs report that traders will examine for clues to the health of the U.S. economy.
By early afternoon in Europe, benchmark oil
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Alliance Technologies in Des Moines has bought a communications company, Internet Solver Inc., of Urbandale.
The Des Moines Register… More »
VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis has revealed that he never wanted to be pope and that he’s living in the Vatican hotel for his “psychiatric” health.
Francis got very personal Friday as he met with thousands of
DULUTH, Minn. (AP) — A Minnetonka couple’s trip into the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness ended tragically when their boat capsized and the man… More »
After bringing rains, heavy winds and even tornadoes to parts of Florida, Tropical Storm Andrea moved quickly across south Georgia and was leaving the Carolinas waterlogged on Friday while sparing the area any serious damage.